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Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka-Fussy Eater

Hell Is Real And It’s Trying To Feed A Picky Eater

If Hell exists, then I’m almost positive it includes an eternity of eating dinner with a toddler....Read More
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  • Marie Bollman

    Is Comparison The Thief of Your Joy Too?

    “Comparison Is the Thief of Joy.” – Theodore Roosevelt said that. “Just Put Your Blinders On, Mama.” – I said that. I’ll be completely honest. I have a tendency to look at those around me and compar...

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    I Still Get High on the Weekend

    Ahhhh…Saturday morning, up early and ready to go get my next fix before my family awakes. It will take me a half-hour before the high sets in so I quietly sneak out of the house, pizza from last night in my right hand and my cell phon...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka-Sonny and Cher

    Lies the 1970s Told Us

    It seems to me that in life, a person should be able to count on a few things to be true: your mother and the deliciousness of a chocolate croissant....Read More
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  • Felicity Huffman

    Thar She Blows! Part 2

    Okay, in the last blog I promised some mom-losing-it stories that I got from around the dinner table when friends come over.  Here they are, all told with great affection, amusement and understanding....

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  • Elle Davis

    Cloth Diapers & Baby Bums

    When I was pregnant with my daughter, I thought about using cloth diapers on her. Then I quickly remembered what a big pain it was for my mom to cloth diaper my younger sister back in the day. After my daughter had her first birthday, I sta...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka-Winter Sucks

    10 Reasons Why Winter Sucks More Than A Hoover

    I realize not everyone has the distinct pleasure of living in a place where you get projectile vomited on with the white stuff before winter has barely started....Read More
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    Hidden Camera Captures The Secret Lives Of Babies When Parents Are Out

    “Babies Mariah and Beckham were supposed to be napping, but a hidden camera revealed that these two cuties have NO TIME for that. Sorry, Mom.”...

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  • Sarah Rudell Beach

    Diamonds and Water: An Economic Analysis of Motherhood

    The best part of my day is… … when I manage to find a few moments to myself, in a quiet and empty house. I sit in my favorite chair and read a good book, with a cup of coffee flavored with a yummy creamer. It is calming, rejuvenating, n...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka-Red Wine That Pairs Well With Your Bratty Kid

    MUST-READ: Wines Proven To Pair Well With Your Child’s Crappy Behavior

    In what is the second part of a series by Life as a Rambling Redhead, we’re given highly scientific and world renown information regarding how to pair your various selections of high-class wine with the bad attitude of your child. ...Read More
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  • Erin K Moffat

    Quinny’s 2nd Birthday

    What the heck? Watch what happens when potty training is combined with a 2nd birthday celebration and helium-filled balloons. She can’t reach the balloon, well…because she’s made herself quite comfortable....

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  • Dawn Yanek

    8 Kids Shows I Don’t Totally Hate

    Don’t judge me, but occasionally, I outright lie to my kid when it comes to the coveted TV. Oh, don’t get me wrong: TV is allowed in our house, with limits. We’re living in the 21st century, I have worked in media for a good part of m...

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    Felicity Huffman's What the Flicka-Women Still Can't Have It All

    Why Women Still Can’t Have It All

    If we’re having a brutally honest conversation with ourselves, we’ll find that the women who are both mothers and successful professionals do not have a typical life. They seem to be either rich, superheroes, or business owners. ...Read More
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  • Beth Rosen

    The Mean Mom Chronicles: Cell Phone Rules for My Teen

    I’ve been accused of being a mean mom.  I’ve been accused of being a strict mom.  I have been accused of treating my teen like a baby.  All of these accusations have come from my teen, and mostly in response to house rules about tech...

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    Felicity Huffman on Evening Express

    Just in case you missed it, here's a clip of Felicity Huffman on Evening Express, from CNN's sister network, HLN. Felicity chats about WhatTheFlicka.com, our contributors, why she created the site, & more. Take a look!...

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    Felciity Huffman's What the Flicka-Annoyed Face

    11 Reasons Why Buyers on House Hunters Drive Me Nuts

    One show I love to watch is House Hunters. I’m not sure why I enjoy watching people searching for a new home. It could be my nosy-nature, wanting to see what other people have (and can afford). The other part...Read More
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    5 Fall Craft Ideas

    Now that fall is here it’s time to get crafty! Pretty colors, cooler air, upcoming holidays, pumpkin flavored everything…there’s so much inspiration that comes along with autumn. Channel all of that seasonal awesomeness an...

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  • Elle Davis

    Roasted Cauliflower & White Cheddar Soup

    This is an excellent soup to make on a cold, fall night. You might even be able to trick the kids and say it’s potato soup. It’s creamy and has a nice tang to it from the white cheddar. Have I told you about my white cheddar add...

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